3M™ 9830


3M™ 9830 is a single sided medical tape with a matte finish, 1.7 mil polyethylene, coated with a pressure sensitive acrylate adhesive. This tape is highly conformable and excellent for use in medical applications.


Common Applications


  • Reinforcement
  • Surgical drape construction
  • Wound care dressings
  • Medical device construction
  • Can be used as a cover tape for finished medical devices



  • Translucent
  • Thin
  • Conformable material that allows for contoured applications




Backing: Low Density Polyethelyne

Color: Clear

Total Thickness: 2.6 mils

Type of Adhesive: Tackified Acrylic

Breathable: No

Conformability: Very High

Liner Material: Paper


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